NY Post - 5 hours 47 min ago
LONDON Boris Johnson wants a haircut and a beer. Like millions of other Britons, the prime minister will be able to have a trim and a tipple on Saturday, when the country takes its biggest step yet out of coronavirus lockdown with the reopening in England of restaurants, pubs and hairdressers, along with secular...
UPI - 6 hours 37 min ago
douard Philippe resigned as prime minister of France Friday after three years leading President Emmanuel Macron's government.
PBS Newshour - 6 hours 47 min ago
In our news wrap Friday, a trial is underway in Istanbul for 20 Saudis charged in the October 2018 slaying of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi. None of the accused were in court, as Saudi Arabia rejected demands for their extradition. Also, Ethiopia's prime minister called out protesters for refusing to end a week of violent unrest following the shooting death of singer Hachalu Hundessa. PBS NewsHour is supported by - https://www.pbs.org/newshour/about/funders...
The Hill - 7 hours 36 min ago
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau warned Friday he may skip a summit in Washington next week with President Trump and Mexico's Andr s Manuel L pez Obrador over the coronavirus pandemic and the Trump administration's threats of tariffs.Speaking...
CBS News - 7 hours 53 min ago
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is facing criticism from leaders at home and abroad over his push to annex Palestinian-held territory in the West Bank. Dan Raviv of Newsday joined CBSN to explain what's happening.
The Guardian - 7 hours 57 min ago
France has a new prime minister after President Emmanuel Macron named career civil servant Jean Castex as the replacement for douard Philippe. Castex will be part of Macron's 'new course' for the last two years of his mandate. Castex, from the centre-right of French politics, coordinated France's successful exit from lockdown and is widely known as Monsieur D confinement. He will form the next government Jean Castex replaces douard Philippe as French prime minister Continue reading...
Politico - 9 hours 51 min ago
The prime minister made the comments Friday when asked about his invitation to meet with his North American counterparts to commemorate the trade pact.
The Guardian - 12 hours 28 min ago
Trip by Stanley Johnson could weaken message on Covid-19 rules, warns Sage adviser The decision by the prime minister's father to travel to his Greek villa in apparent breach of Foreign Office guidance has been criticised by a government scientific adviser. Boris Johnson has refused to condemn his father, Stanley, for flying to Greece, despite current advice for British nationals to avoid all but essential international travel. Continue reading...
BBC - 12 hours 33 min ago
The prime minister urges people to act responsibly as pubs prepare to re-open.
The Guardian - 12 hours 49 min ago
Canadian say confirm man had several' weapons and will face multiple charges Canadian police say the armed man who rammed a truck through the gates of the prime minister's residence was loose for 13 minutes before authorities finally spotted him. Media reports have identified the intruder as Corey Hurren, a reservist in the Canadian Rangers, a branch of the military that typically operates in remote and coastal regions. Continue reading...
The Hill - 14 hours 35 min ago
French Prime Minister douard Philippe resigned from his post on Friday amid a reshuffling of President Emmanuel Macron's Cabinet to bring in new leadership as the country recovers from the coronavirus pandemic.Philippe is being replaced...
ABC News - 14 hours 53 min ago
Canadian police say an armed man who this week crashed his truck through a gate at the property where Prime Minister Justin Trudeau lives had several weapons...
The Guardian - 15 hours 44 min ago
Prime minister claims tea break risks spread of Covid-19 ECB hits out at latest reasoning for amateur game's hiatus The England and Wales Cricket Board and club cricket organisations have both scoffed at claims from Boris Johnson that the traditional tea is a factor delaying the game's return at recreational level. Related: Alzarri Joseph: 'I had to really put a performance out to remember her' Continue reading...
BBC - 16 hours 8 min ago
Prime Minister Boris Johnson says recreational cricket is not yet safe to play because of issues surrounding "communal teas and dressing rooms".
NY Post - 17 hours 4 min ago
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson denied Friday that the FBI has contacted him for assistance in interviewing Prince Andrew about his ties to Jeffrey Epstein and Ghislaine Maxwell, according to a report. "No such approach has been made and otherwise it is really is a matter for the royal family. … It is a hypothetical...
The Raw Story - 17 hours 9 min ago
French President Emmanuel Macron on Friday named Jean Castex, who coordinated France's virus reopening strategy, as the country's new prime minister. The relatively low-profile Castex replaces Edouard Philippe, who resigned earlier in the day. Macron is reshuffling the government to focus on restarting the economy after months of lockdown. Castex, 55, is a career public servant who has worked with multiple […]...
Newser - 17 hours 40 min ago
An armed member of the Canadian military smashed a truck through gates blocking access to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's residence in Ottawa on Thursday before being taken into custody, according to police. The man, identified by CBC News as Corey Hurren of Manitoba, breached a pedestrian entrance outside Rideau Hall...
The Raw Story - 19 hours 10 min ago
The French government resigned Friday ahead of a cabinet reshuffle that President Emmanuel Macron says will set out a “new course” as the country grapples with the fallout of the coronavirus pandemic. A government source confirmed to AFP that Prime Minister Edouard Philippe would be leaving his job after serving Macron since the president came […]...
Fox News - 20 hours 21 min ago
France is to name a new prime minister "in the coming hours," the country's presidency said Friday, shortly after announcing Edouard Philippe's resignation amid an expected reshuffle.
New York Times - 20 hours 48 min ago
Prime Minister Edouard Philippe of France last month lys e Palace in Paris.
The Guardian - 20 hours 53 min ago
Philippe's popularity has grown during his handling of coronavirus crisis, as Macron's has slipped Coronavirus latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage douard Philippe, the prime minister of France, has tendered his government's resignation after seeing the country through the coronavirus pandemic. The Elys e Palace announced that Philippe had submitted the government's resignation, but would remain as head of an interim government until the president, Emmanuel Macron, carried...
Sky News - 21 hours 45 min ago
A minister has defended the prime minister's father, who travelled to Greece during the coronavirus quarantine.
The Independent - 21 hours 47 min ago
French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe has resigned ahead of a government reshuffle, the French presidency announced Friday. The statement didn't say whether Philippe will be replaced or will stay on as the head of a new government.
Sky News - 22 hours 9 min ago
France's new prime minister has been named as Jean Castex following the resignation of Edouard Philippe, triggering a government reshuffle.